Social Security Is Staring at Its First Real Shortfall in Decades
A slow-moving crisis is approaching for Social Security, threatening to undermine a central pillar in the retirement of tens of millions of Americans.

Date: June 13, 2019

He Doesn’t Speak English. Should that be Considered in an Application for Disability Benefits?
The Trump administration is expected to change a federal rule this summer that for decades has allowed thousands of older citizens with proven mental or physical disabilities to qualify for federal benefits if they are also unable to communicate in English.

Date: June 11, 2019

The Latest Immigration Crackdown May Be Fake Social Security Numbers
The Latest Immigration Crackdown May Be Fake Social Security Numbers

Date: May 29, 2019

Social Security's Buying Power Has Dropped a Whopping 33% Since 2000. Here's What the Average Check Is Now
This article caught my eye this morning. Keep in mind, the average Social Security disability benefit payment for 2019 is $1,234.00.

Date: May 16, 2019

Why You Should Always Use ‘People-First Language’ When Talking to Someone with a Disability
I wanted to share this important article from Dara Katz at PureWow.

Date: May 13, 2019

Should government check social media accounts of people on disability?
The Trump administration may want to check in on your social media accounts to see what you’re posting.

Date: May 8, 2019

Social Security Recipients Could Be Collateral Damage Of Trump’s Workforce Orders
President Trump’s recent executive orders are a serious assault on federal labor organizations, but it is taxpayers who could become collateral damage.

Date: July 23, 2018

How a Social Security Disability Onset Date Is Decided
When did your disability start? Find out how the Social Security Administration decides for the purposes of Social Security disability eligibility.

Date: March 29, 2018

Your Doctor's Opinion Counts for Social Security Disability
Learn why your doctor's opinion is important to your Social Security disability eligibility and how to obtain it here.

Date: March 29, 2018

VA Sends Medical Examiners To Check Disabled Vets Overseas
Veterans Affairs is sending doctors around the world to conduct medical exams on veterans living overseas who are applying for veterans disability benefits.

Date: March 29, 2018

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